This Month’s Focus: Tabletting
Using Quality by Design in the formulation of tablets and capsules
This article discusses the types of supporting activities and scale of operations that will help you get a new product filing accepted and eventually approved by the regulatory authorities.
Multi-tip tooling: Worth the investment?
As the name suggests, multi-tip tooling multiplies the number of tips per punch, and significantly increases the number of tablets produced with each rotation of the turret. Is your operation a good candidate for multi-tips?
Back Page: A few tips on compressing the perfect tablet
The perfect tablet, if such a thing exists, originates in the development lab and terminates on the tablet press. That’s where I work.
Hot-melt coating: A method for creating user-friendly, extended-release formulations
Developed for food manufacturing, hot-melt coating offers a number of advantages over conventional solvent-based coating techniques. It typically takes less than 2 hours to process a batch of 50 to 600 kilograms.
Liquid-filled hard capsules help meet today’s formulation challenges
While liquid-filled capsule products are not new, they continue to play an important role in the delivery of poorly bioavailable and highly potent APIs. This article provides an overview and summarizes some recent developments.
Formulating and manufacturing gelatin softgels
Biocompatible and versatile, gelatin offers unique functional capabilities that make it an unrivalled excipient in softgel applications. Here are some tips to ensure defect-free softgels that meet market expectations and deliver the active as intended.
Eye on Excipients: Taste modulation
This edition of the column discusses the genesis and development of ClearTaste, a novel taste-modulating excipient based on the use of solid-state myceliation.
Using fundamental powder properties to optimize flowability
The world of cannabinoid formulation
On-dose product identification
Blending uniformity studies of multivitamin formulations
January: Capsule Filling
June: Solid Dosage Sourcebook
July: Excipients & Formulation
October: Quality, Validation & Regulatory Compliance
November: Annual Buyer’s Guide
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2. Multi-layer Tabletting
2. Powder Transfer & Containment
2. Mixers & Blenders
2. Tablet & Capsule Identification